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Placencia Lagoon Wildlife & Mangrove
hrs Estimate Duration
This is your opportunity to explore amazing saltwater mangrove estuaries, encounter wildlife and learn about the flora and fauna from your nature guide.
Board your sightseeing motor launch directly from the Harvest Caye Marina to explore Mother Nature's amazing saltwater mangrove estuaries and encounter its inhabitants. Your experienced Captain will take you through the protected waters of a lagoon and chart a course towards one of the shallow areas favored by manatees. This is a great opportunity for a close-up encounter with these large docile marine creatures. More often than not, manatees may be viewed grazing and relaxing. Your knowledgeable onboard nature guide will provide you with a detailed narrative about the manatees and their life cycle in the tropical waters of Belize.
As your tranquil sightseeing tour continues traveling along the shore of the picturesque lagoon, your Captain will enter one of the many mangrove estuaries. As the passage narrows, your guide will point-out numerous species of flora and fauna, ranging from marine life, to aquatic plants and trees. There will be many species of birds and at times, wildlife that that live on the tropical savannahs might be spotted - you never know what you might encounter. Before you realize it, your Captain is entering the marina and your enjoyable tour is drawing to an end. You’ll have plenty of memories and beautiful photos to share with your family and friends.
Need to Know:
Note: Participants must be able to step on and off the vessel without assistance. Children under 3 years of age are not permitted on this tour.
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Tours with this activity level involve walking over relatively level terrain, possibly some cobblestone, gravel, or a few steps. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
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